Author: Firozgar Hansotia

Microsoft promotes gender diversity in Engineering through Codess

Hyderabad, March 8, 2017: Microsoft hosted the final showcase of the India chapter of Codess at the Microsoft India Development Center campus in Hyderabad today. The event was focused at empowering, educating and celebrating a community of women coders who have an interest in shaping technology innovations of the future. … Read more »

The Most Searched Queries on Bing in Hindi

In India, 88 percent of the population is non- English and around 50 percent speaks Hindi, it is reflected on the country’s digital landscape where the content is being made compatible for various local languages. Industry reports and researches suggest that the number of local language Internet users in India … Read more »

Microsoft, L V Prasad Eye Institute and Global Experts Collaborate to Launch Microsoft Intelligent Network for Eyecare

Hyderabad, 19 December 2016: Continuing to enhance real life impact through technology, Microsoft India, in collaboration with L V Prasad Eye Institute, today launched Microsoft Intelligent Network for Eyecare (MINE). This is a mission-driven global consortium of like-minded commercial, research and academic institutions who have joined hands to apply artificial … Read more »

Microsoft rolls out week-long Hour of Code 2016 in India

New Delhi, December 8, 2016: Advancing its commitment to increase access to computer science education to all youth, Microsoft and Code.org are co-organizing Hour of Code, an annual global campaign in 15 states across the country during the Computer Science Education Week from December 5 to 11. As part of … Read more »